PLEASANTVILLE- An investigation is underway after a 25 year-old man was fatally shot in Pleasantville this evening, Atlantic County Prosecutor Damon G. Tyner announced.
Police received a 911 call at 6:21 p.m., reporting a shooting in the area of 129 N. First Street. Shotspotter was also alerted. A male shooting victim was located in the area. The man was transported to the Atlanticare Medical Center City Division where he was pronounced deceased.
This is a cooperative active investigation by the ACPO Major Crimes Unit and the Pleasantville Police Department. No further information will be released at this time.
Anyone with information involving serious crimes is asked to call the Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office at 609-909-7800 or go to the Prosecutor’s Office Web site at http://www.acpo.org/tips.html and provide information by filling out the form anonymously on the Submit a Tip page. People can also call Crime Stoppers at 609-652-1234 or 1-800-658-8477 (TIPS) or visit the Crime Stoppers Website at http://www.crimestoppersatlantic.com/. Crime Stoppers offers cash rewards for information leading to the arrest and indictment of those who commit crimes in Atlantic County.